Louis IX (25 April 1214 – 25 August 1270), commonly known as Saint Louis or Louis the Saint, was King of France from 1226 to 1270, and the most illustrious of the Direct Capetians. He was crowned in Reims at the age of 12, following the death of his father Louis VIII .
Louis IX, ; canonized August 11, 1297, feast day August 25), king of France from 1226 to 1270, the most popular of the Capetian monarchs. He led the Seventh Crusade to the Holy Land in 1248–50 and died on another Crusade to Tunisia. Louis was the fourth child of King Louis VIII and his queen,
St. Louis IX, King of France was born at Poissy on April 25, 1214. His parents were Louis VIII, King of France and Queen Blanche of Castile. He was Capetian king of France from 1226 to 1270. He led the seventh Crusade to the Holy Land in 1248-50. Louis died on August 25, 1270, near Tunis on the eighth Crusade to Tunisia. 1
Louis IX, dit « le Prudhomme » [L 1] et plus communément appelé Saint Louis [a], est un roi de France capétien né le 25 avril 1214 à Poissy et mort le 25 août 1270 à Carthage, près de Tunis. Il régna pendant plus de 43 ans, de 1226 jusqu'à sa mort. Considéré comme un saint de son vivant, il est canonisé par l'Église catholique ...
Louis VIII (5 September 1187 – 8 November 1226), nicknamed The Lion (French: Le Lion), was King of France from 1223 to 1226. From 1216 to 1217, he invaded and claimed the Kingdom of England . Louis participated in the Albigensian Crusade in southern France, driving it to its successful and deadly conclusion.
Louis IX was born in Poissy, France in 1214 to Louis VIII and Blanche of Castille. He succeeded to the throne at the age of twelve under the regency of his mother. On his twenty-first birthday he assumed full kingship. He was well known for protecting the French clergy from secular leaders and for ...
Aug 23, 2020 · It remained attached to the crown until 1237, when his son Louis IX gave the title in accordance with the will of his father to Louis IX's younger brother Robert on attaining his majority. Contents [hide] 1 Prince Louis 1.1 Marriage 1.2 Campaign of 1214 1.3 Pretender to the English throne